glide across

glide across something

to float or slide across something. The skaters glided across the frozen expanse of the river. The small plane glided across the sky.
See also: across, glide
References in classic literature ?
How quiet, peaceful, and solemn; not at all as I ran," thought Prince Andrew- "not as we ran, shouting and fighting, not at all as the gunner and the Frenchman with frightened and angry faces struggled for the mop: how differently do those clouds glide across that lofty infinite sky
It features a roller head and comes with lotion to help it glide across skin, or you can use it dry.
Glide across warm, crystal clear water only inches deep to the shelter of mysterious and historic islands.
The Incurve keys have softly rounded edges to help fingers glide across the keyboard, so typing feels fluid and comfortable, the company said.
As an athlete he seemed to glide across the track, effortlessly moving through the gears to leave his competitors trailing in his wake.
Duncan McKenzie is magic We all sang our throats sore We will never forget Big Bobby Latchford 30 goals was his season's best Davey Thomas "slung them over" Big Bob's head done the rest Fearless Duncan Ferguson The penalty tattooed proudly on his arm A "Blue Nose" to the bone Let's all remember "The Golden Vision" When Alex Young would glide across the grass So many poor defenders Were left helpless on their ass
As a nameless traveller, you walk and glide across a stunning, impressionistic desert, your sole goal being to reach a skyward light cresting over a distant mountain.
Rocks in California's Death Valley somehow glide across the flat surface of Racetrack Playa on their own, leaving winding trails on the dry lake bed.
Park yourself on a bench and watch rowers glide across the water.
FOR a smooth-sliding shower curtain rub the rod with hair conditioner and the curtain rings will just glide across it.
A little blackbird sits up in the apple Tree still full of pink white blossoms and He's as happy as can be Now walking by the river with banks So full of daffodils, just to be within This beauty can give you such a thrill The warm breeze softly playing with the New leaves upon the trees and the air Is full of pink petals blown from off the Apple tree, are lying everywhere The white swans of the clear water Glide across with ease as if living in A dream for they have everything they need, The warm sun softly shining on this Gentle summer's day, as the white swans Take to the skies, but there true and Endless beauty with us will always stay.
I liked the plate - it's nonstick with a good weight to it, which made it easy to glide across clothes.
A course to glide across the finish line waving one thing done,
Wearing pink ballet shoes, I glide across the floor, / Trying to remember everything I learned before.
Skaters will glide across the floor to the sounds of festive music and there will be mulled wine and hot chocolate to keep visitors in seasonal mood.